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Zia’s Pakistan, 1977–88

Zia’s Pakistan, 1977–88 Zulfikar’s Assassination and Benazir’s Arrests Bhutto’s father, Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, was removed from office in a 1977 military coup led by General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, the Chief of Army Staff. Zia imposed martial law and promised to hold … Continue reading

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